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Garden Folly Approximately 20 Metres East of Old Hall House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bramham, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8824 / 53°52'56"N

Longitude: -1.3502 / 1°21'0"W

OS Eastings: 442814

OS Northings: 443104

OS Grid: SE428431

Mapcode National: GBR MR0K.H0

Mapcode Global: WHDB7.7P92

Entry Name: Garden Folly Approximately 20 Metres East of Old Hall House

Listing Date: 30 March 1966

Last Amended: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342182

Location: Bramham cum Oglethorpe, Leeds, LS23

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Bramham cum Oglethorpe

Built-Up Area: Bramham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Lower Wharfe

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

LS23 (north side)
1/21 Garden Folly approx.
30.3.66 20 metres east of
Old Hall House
(Formerly listed as
Garden Folly at Old
Hall House)


Garden folly disguising privy. Probably later C19. Coursed squared magnesian
limestone. Appears to be a ruined medieval tower. Semicircular plan, back-
to-earth, single storey with screen wall above and to north side; shouldered
doorway close to angle on north-west side, modern flagmast to the right and
a looplight to the right of this, with another, apparently ruined, in the screen
wall above. Interior: contains wooden 3-seater earth closet, the 3rd seat
at childs' level. (Item not shown on 1843 Tithe Map).

Listing NGR: SE4281443104

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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